Here begins my great experimental attempt to do a connected mini-storyline in Sunday strips. It all takes place on the day of the mine collapse, which might get confusing as the daily strips keep marching ahead in the timeline. Just roll with it.
It’s typical in Ceannic cities for the first floor of an apartment building to have a business, catering to the needs of the residents and making extra money by serving anyone else who walks in. For Tansy’s building, it’s a bistro. Rowan and Violet, that’s where their gym is. Thorn gets a very exciting laundromat.
In case you were wondering the in-universe name for Hawthorn’s condition.